Suffern Middle School in Virtual Worlds

A running account of the process of the proposal, acquisition, development and integration of a virtual presence for education at Suffern Middle School, Suffern, New York, USA.

Suffern Middle School in Virtual Worlds

Entries from January 24, 2008

Medina’s American Revolution Project

January 24, 2008 · No Comments · Musings

Liza Medina has designed a project investigating characterization using historical fiction with the central theme of the American Revolution. Students were experimenting today with different looks – and some discovered our colonists outfits!!! Wrong century! Her lesson plan and accounts will folllow but had to get these pics up to brighten your day!

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Italian Class in the Sky!

January 11, 2008 · No Comments · Musings

This class was really successful and we will move them to voice next week.

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Foreign Language Island

January 10, 2008 · 2 Comments · Musings

Tuesday and Friday of this week I am spending the day at Suffern High School – working with the 9th graders(who already have accounts from last and some 10th graders (new accounts)in the foreign language classes. Once again, what the momentum to bring the kids in started with a few brave teachers (who succumbed to […]

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A Day at the High School

January 8, 2008 · No Comments · Musings

Suffern High School’s Foreign Language teachers have taken the leap and today I facilitated five classes with their entry (for 10th grade) or reentry (for freshman who had previously participated in learning on Ramapo last year when they were in 8th grade) The teacher, Laura Alessi teaches Italian, and has been contributing to the look […]

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